Guidance Memos from NYSED and US DOE

A collection of guidance memos and other communications from the NY State Dept. of Education and the US Dept. of Education.


Cancellation of 2020 Regents Exams

April 7, 2020: Cancellation of the June 2020 Administration of the New York State (NYS) High School Regents Examination Program in Response to COVID-19 Related School and District Closures

Suspension of 3-8 testing for 2020

March 20, 2020: Administrations of the 2020 elementary- and intermediate-level State assessments have been suspended for the remainder of this school year.

Suspension of 180 Day Requirement

From Gov. Cuomo's Office

Regents Exams and Graduation Requirements

April 7, 2020: Q&A Document: Regents Examination and Graduation Requirements Questions Related to COVID-19 Closure

USHG Framework Memo

Information on changes to the US History and Government Framework rollout